Allen Kim is a partner in the firm’s Commercial Litigation and Disputes practice in Los Angeles. He has spent a considerable amount of time focusing on complex litigation and international arbitration in Los Angeles as well as the firm’s Hong Kong office. While based in the Hong Kong region, he was able to build on the considerable successes by the firm in representing Asia-based clients in multi-jurisdictional litigation and in international arbitration.
Throughout his career, Allen’s clients have entrusted him with “bet-the-company” or “must-win” cases, both in court and in arbitration. He has extensive experience in handling disputes arising out of international joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions, intellectual property license and technology transfer agreements, as well as in matters involving securities, RICO and mass tort class actions. Allen also serves as an arbitrator in international arbitration matters.
Allen is fluent in Korean and has worked throughout his career with a number of Asian companies, including Korean, Japanese and Chinese multi-national companies.